West Star Aviation Names Kenneth Rivers As Satellite Manager At SDL Location
West Star Aviation is pleased to announce that Kenneth Rivers has been named the new Satellite Manager at their Scottsdale, AZ (SDL) location. Rivers will be responsible for the managerial oversight of the facility and staff.
Rivers has over 25 years of aviation experience with the recent transition from satellite manager and prior lead tech at West Star’s Chicago, IL (PWK) location to previously held leadership roles at JA Aviation.
“I appreciate the many opportunities West Star has provided me to advance within the company,” said Lowe. “I enjoy the culture of the company and I’m excited to continue learning and growing in the years to come,” Lowe continued.
“We are excited for the transition of Ken to our Scottsdale location. His valuable experience and expertise will be an added benefit to our customers at our Scottsdale facility,” said John Mansfield, Manager of Satellite Operations and MRT.
West Star is proud to have been voted the #1 Preferred MRO for six consecutive years from 2014-2019 in Professional Pilot Magazine’s annual PRASE Survey. The survey first included the ‘Most Preferred MRO’ category in 2014 and West Star has won the #1 slot each year since its inception. West Star Aviation specializes in the repair and maintenance of airframes, engines and APUs, avionics installations and repair, major modifications, interior refurbishment, exterior paint, surplus avionics sales, accessory services and parts.
In addition to its primary facilities in East Alton, IL; Grand Junction, CO; Chattanooga, TN; and Perryville, MO, West Star Aviation also maintains satellite facilities at Aspen-Pitkin County Airport in Aspen, CO; Chicago Executive Airport in Chicago, IL; Centennial Airport in Denver, CO; Conroe-North Houston Regional Airport in Houston, TX; Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport in Minneapolis, MN and Scottsdale Airport in Scottsdale, AZ. The company also provides complete FBO services for transient aircraft at its East Alton and Grand Junction facilities.
West Star Aviation is an industry leader in technical experience and expertise while providing world-class customer services in all the organization’s divisions. For more information visit weststaraviation.com or call 800-922-2421.